WASHINGTON, October 9 – Novosti. The Pentagon saw reports of an explosion on the Crimean bridge, but there is nothing to say about this, a US Department of Defense spokesman told Novosti.
“We have seen reports of an explosion on the Kerch bridge, but we have nothing to add about the situation,” the source said.
According to him, the Ukrainians “fight … and decide for themselves how, when and where to do it.”
Earlier on Saturday, the National Anti-Terrorism Committee ( NAC ) reported that a truck exploded on the Krymsky Bridge in the early morning of October 8, causing the fire of seven fuel tanks of the train. There was a partial collapse of two automobile spans of the bridge. The arch above its navigable part is not damaged, the NAC said. According to preliminary data from the Investigative Committee , three people died as a result of the explosion.